25 Creative Writing Prompts

25 Creative Writing Prompts for Key Stage One and Key Stage Two have been created and shared by Kidadl. The prompts are inspiring and could easily be used to start children writing a story, in class, or at home during Lockdown, for as long as that remains in place!...

Free Home Literacy Packs

Free home literacy packs have been provided by The Literacy Company to help families during Lockdown. As it seems to be carrying on for many children, these resources may be useful for parents attempting to home school, or work whilst their children are at home. The...

The Puffin Festival of Big Dreams

The Puffin Festival of Big Dreams is running from June 8 – 14 – it sounds like a fun event and can easily be accessed from home! Dreams will be illustrated and there is a creative writing challenge. Follow the link for information and videos about the...

The Life Cycle of a Product

The life cycle of a product is something that rarely comes up in all of the recycling topics covered by children, yet it is a really interesting aspect to think about. A teacher called Lucy Collingwood has shared a recycling presentation freely on the TES. It is...

75 Recycled Art Projects

75 Recycled Art Projects for Kids is a website provided by No Time for Flashcards. Apart from fitting in with a recycling topic, it offers great ideas for children at  home during Lockdown and the summer holidays. The projects are created with many items that will be...

123HUB News – June 2020

  Welcome to the 123HUB News for June 2020!   Here we are at the beginning of June, some children are returning to school this week, whilst others continue to be educated at home. We are still within this strange and challenging COVID-19 period and time...

Recycle-More

Recycle-More is a one-stop recycling information website, created by Valpak Limited.  There is a big section of ideas – some new and some old – for schools to consider under the three headings: What can I do? Project Ideas School Activities What can I do...

Rubbish Monster

Rubbish Monster is a PDF booklet supplied by eco-schoolsni.org.  The booklet covers eight main themes, designed to help make a school an Eco School. “The aim of the eight activities outlined in this resource is to help pupils discover what waste is and what...